|October 13, 2015|
Selina Chavry Appointed Pacific World Global Managing Director
|Pacific World the integrated global DMC and Event Management organisation, which operates in 30 countries, announced today extension of its leadership with the appointment of Selina Chavry as Global Managing Director, based in Singapore.|
Concurrently, Pacific World announces a new phase of development into Latin America, North Europe, the Mediterranean, India and China in the coming months, together with investment in the Event management space globally.
Selina Chavry, was previously Regional Director, Asia for Pacific World. Over the past 15 years, she developed her career in the Business Events industry in London, Sydney and Singapore. She has a track record of building market leadership through innovation in the Events, DMC and Strategic Meetings Management areas in various parts of the world.
In parallel, Herve Joseph-Antoine takes the role of Chairman for Pacific World and expands his responsibilities within Pacific World parent company Hotelbeds Group as Regional Managing Director Asia Pacific, Destination Management.
Selina commented, "I am really excited to take the lead of Pacific World. In the past 4 years, the company has transformed to a top global and forward-thinking market player. Together with Herve, we want to continue leading the way. Constantly challenging our business models is a must in an industry that is transforming so much."
Herve commented, "Selina is a well-respected, high-caliber and next generation leader of our industry. She is bringing a set of new ideas and a track record of making transformation happen. She is the best leader to drive the new expansion we are investing into new major geographies and stronger event management capabilities."
Founded in 1980 in Hong Kong, Pacific World is a dedicated destination and event management company operating in 33 countries and over 100 destinations in Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Pacific World and North America leader ACCESS Destination Services have formed a strategic alliance in March 2014, offering access to 100 destinations around the world to agencies, corporates and associations.
Pacific World is part of Destination Management, a Hotelbeds Group company and a business of TUI Group, one of the world's leading international travel groups, listed on the London Stock Exchange.